A little sleight of hand is known to amuse and entertain, but when this orangutan witnesses a simple magic trick, the ape's reaction is one of pure delight.

Watch the video and just try not to smile yourself.

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This orangutan loves magic tricks
A little sleight of hand is known to amuse and entertain, but when this orangutan witnesses a simple magic trick, the ape's reaction is one of pure delight.